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Nite Owl Restaurant

522 9th St W, Columbia Falls, MT 59912-3808
+1 406-892-9944
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (29 reviews)
“fry bread” (24 reviews)
“hash browns” (11 reviews)
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5:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner
522 9th St W, Columbia Falls, MT 59912-3808
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good food. The fried chicken is excellent. We enjoyed the baby backed ribs, brisket and chicken. Service is very fast and friendly. The food is the same as served in the Back Room if you request that menu. The atmosphere is that of an...More

Thank oldwoodworker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're looking for something more like home cooking The Nite Owl is for you. Breakfast choices are a nice variety, portions are nice and big, seserved all day and the coffee is good. Lunch and dinner choices offer a nice variety plus you can...More

Thank Geneva B
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I told mom we should stop at the "Night Crawl" for a late dinner. Oops! I read the sign wrong. I'm glad we stopped. It had the best food and best service in the 3 days we had been traveling. We decided we would go...More

Thank Tracy R
Reviewed 3 October 2017

we read some many great reviews about this place before we went in and we weren't disappointed! Nite Owl and the Backroom are two different restaurant but attached to each other. They both have different menus but can order from either one pretty much. They...More

Thank Pinktika
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We stopped here on our way from GNP to Yellowstone. Our group of 7 had a wide variety of food and everything was wonderful. Most of us even had dessert because we just couldn't pass it up. Cindy was our waitress and she had our...More

Thank DustyBunnyII
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Nite Owl is our favorite breakfast restaurant in Montana. This is our 6th trip to Columbia Falls and Glacier Nat. Park. We always eat breakfast at the Nite Owl, 3 times this trip. I love their bacon, best anywhere. Breakfast portions are large, service is...More

Thank webbfoot
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Make no mistake, this is a diner, pure and simple. They pretend to be nothing more and they certainly aren't anything less. The food is reasonably priced, nicely portioned, well prepared and tasty. The waitress was knowledgeable about menu items and made some helpful recommendations......More

Thank IsabellasGrandma
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Food was great, big portions. Service friendly. Price great! My dad drove a truck for 45 years and had stopped there several times to eat so when we were visiting he told us to stop by if it was still there and it was!

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Good and reasonable breakfast and lunch selection. No charm here, just basic American food. Server was good, however it was a little slow coming from the kitchen.

Thank wercozee
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We were in a hurry & needed a fast breakfast- this place delivers and it was good old fashioned diner food.

Thank Sween-Dilly
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Mariette C
8 March 2017|
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Response from Ileine B | Reviewed this property |
its small area in the back but they do have a bar...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 522 9th St W, Columbia Falls, MT 59912-3808
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Columbia Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 406-892-9944
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